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Online Counterfeiting – A Growing Problem

Online Counterfeiting – A Growing Problem

It is a common worry among entrepreneurs and inventors that their novel idea will be copied or stolen. According to the “Global Brand Counterfeiting Report 2018,” the value of counterfeit goods in 2017 amounted to $1.2 trillion. The prevalence of counterfeit goods...
Trademarks to Be Filed Electronically Starting October 5, 2019

Trademarks to Be Filed Electronically Starting October 5, 2019

The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) published “Changes to the Trademark Rules of Practice to Mandate Electronic Filing” on July 31, 2019.  This new rule, mandating “complete end-to-end” electronic filing in all trademark matters, goes into effect on October 5...